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Wednesday
Farming Weather
Light rain
12°C
4°C
6am - 6pm: 1.90mm
6pm - 6am: 0.00mm


Thursday
Farming Weather
Drizzle
11°C
5°C
6am - 6pm: 0.60mm
6pm - 6am: 0.40mm


Friday
Farming Weather
Scattered clouds
11°C
6°C
6am - 6pm: 0.10mm
6pm - 6am: 2.30mm


Saturday
Farming Weather
Medium rain showers
13°C
6°C
6am - 6pm: 4.00mm
6pm - 6am: 0.10mm


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Fianna Fáil says farmers claiming payments under the new environmental scheme will receive €3,000 on average instead of the anticipated €5,000.
By Thomas Hubert on 06 May 2015
The Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI) is urging farmers to take extra care during the silage season and has issued a number of tips for farmers to observe while at work.
By Amy Nora Fitzgibbon on 06 May 2015
James Mimnagh had a very rare event, a caesarean section, occur on the farm last week, and he hopes there won't be another one soon. He also had a very welcome visit from the GLAS planner.
By Contributor on 06 May 2015
Here are some of the latest jobs and volunteering opportunities available in agriculture in Ireland and abroad.
By Amy Nora Fitzgibbon on 06 May 2015
EU member states have supported a European Commission move to close private storage aid for pigmeat.
By Farmers Journal on 06 May 2015
Bord Bia and major Irish food exporters travelled to Shanghai this week to participate at the SIAL China Food Fair.
By Farmers Journal on 06 May 2015
Despite initial delays in GLAS online applications and warnings by Teagasc that it may not be able to assist 1,700 interested farmers, the Department of Agriculture believes it will meet its target.
By Thomas Hubert on 05 May 2015
The Dutch-based co-op is using recyclables and organic waste to improve the image of its consumer products.
By John Boylan on 06 May 2015
The 2 Sisters Food Group in Britain, one of Europe's leading food manufacturing companies, is removing antibiotics from their poultry production that the WHO has said are of key importance to humans.
By Amy Nora Fitzgibbon on 06 May 2015
Iowa has declared a state of emergency as bird flu continues to spread throughout farms.
By Patrick Donohoe on 04 May 2015
This week our photographers were out and about in Cork, Kerry, Kildare and Wicklow.
By Photo Desk on 01 May 2015
Our photographers were at the Charolais bull show in Tullamore, the Hereford bull show in Kilmallock and Lacken in Co. Cork.
By Photo Desk on 01 May 2015
According to Met Éireann, last month was exceptionally dry in the south, but some locations experienced severe frost and heavy rainfall too.
By Farmers Journal on 05 May 2015
Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney has officially launched the Beef Data and Genomics Programme, confirming the terms and conditions uncovered exclusively by the Irish Farmers Journal last week.
By Farmers Journal on 05 May 2015
Mairead McGuinness, Fine Gael MEP and Vice-President of the European Parliament, has called for rapid analysis of almost 1,000 pages of CAP simplification proposals received by the EU Commission.
By Amy Nora Fitzgibbon on 05 May 2015

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A two day old charolais calf enjoying the recent fine weather on Thomas Moylan’s farm in Ballycorrick, Co.Clare.
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